Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Officer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Officer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1085 1128 1183
Rank change year-on-year +43 +55 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 87 62 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.036% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 34 54 56
England median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,775
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.78% -4.08%
10th Percentile £21,650 £22,775 £19,875
90th Percentile £41,000 £41,750 £42,250
UK median annual salary £30,000 £29,250 £28,025
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.37% -6.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Project Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in England

Project Officer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Officer in England.

Salary trend for Project Officer in England

Project Officer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Officer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Officer in England

Project Officer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 48 £30,000 -20.00% 1
North of England -2 17 £30,000 +8.11% 4
North West -21 9 £30,000 +3.45% 1
South East +50 8 £25,250 -12.93%
Midlands +24 8 £34,000 +23.64% 1
Yorkshire +24 6 £30,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +40 4 £45,000 +69.81% 1
West Midlands -4 4 £23,000 -23.33%
South West +9 3 £30,500 +7.02%
East of England +8 2 £34,908 +22.48%
North East - 2 £23,000 -
Project Officer
UK

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Project Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 58 (66.67%) Finance
2 56 (64.37%) PMO
3 51 (58.62%) Project Management
4 41 (47.13%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (45.98%) Banking
6 34 (39.08%) Investment Banking
7 32 (36.78%) Asset Management
7 32 (36.78%) Data Analysis
7 32 (36.78%) Retail Banking
7 32 (36.78%) Degree
7 32 (36.78%) Wealth Management
8 24 (27.59%) PRINCE2
9 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.34%) Project Governance
13 6 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
14 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
14 5 (5.75%) Time Management
15 4 (4.60%) APMP
15 4 (4.60%) Proactive Management
15 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
15 4 (4.60%) ITIL
15 4 (4.60%) Programme Management
16 3 (3.45%) Advertising

Project Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) SMS
2 1 (1.15%) Broadband
2 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 58 (66.67%) Finance
2 40 (45.98%) Banking
3 34 (39.08%) Investment Banking
4 32 (36.78%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (47.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.15%) PMI
2 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) Project Management
2 32 (36.78%) Asset Management
2 32 (36.78%) Data Analysis
2 32 (36.78%) Wealth Management
3 24 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 9 (10.34%) Project Governance
4 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.75%) Time Management
7 4 (4.60%) ITIL
7 4 (4.60%) Proactive Management
7 4 (4.60%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.45%) Change Control
8 3 (3.45%) CRM
8 3 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (3.45%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 2 (2.30%) ERP
9 2 (2.30%) Information Management
9 2 (2.30%) Logistics
9 2 (2.30%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) C
1 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (36.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) APMP
4 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) ECDL
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (64.37%) PMO
2 3 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.30%) Capita
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) VMware